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Re: Verses with Different Rhythms

From: Erik Sandberg
Subject: Re: Verses with Different Rhythms
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 23:29:01 +0200
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On Monday 19 April 2004 21.14, Jean Connelly wrote:
> Regarding:
> > It seems that you use version 2.2, which includes new support
> > for exactly this situation with different number of syllables
> > in different verses, using the ignoreMelismata property.
> Unfortunately, as I added verses to the piece, I'd add more ties and then
> I'd have to go back through all of the other verses and add
> ignoreMelimata's in the right places (because there were some places that
> I wanted the melisma behavior, so I kept turning it off and on).  I
> quickly realized that it is easier to just throw in \skip 's into the
> Lyrics and and set ignoreMelismata for the whole piece.

If you want to keep the slurs in the output, it can be a good idea to set 
melismaBusyProperties to ignore slurs, and then to add slurs wherever it 
looks good.


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